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Mar 21, 2013 10:00am PDT
clip that holds ten rounds instead of 30, or in aurora a hundred? >> vice president joe biden's passionate plea there to renew the gun control debate and get legislation through congress. >>> and was a hitman hired to take out colorado's prison chief? we have the latest on the manhunt and the investigation into the shooting death of the head of the state's corrections department. >>> and a picture of an 11-year-old boy holding what looks like an assault rifle. it made the rounds on the internet and prompted an investigation by police and child services. we'll show you how this pans out. >>> this is "cnn newsroom." hello everyone. i'm fredricka whitfield in for suzanne malveaux. >>> up first, new developments in the nation's gunfight. a ban on assault weapons will not be part of legislation making its way to the senate floor. senate majority leader harry reid decided to drop the proposal to keep republicans from blocking it. >> i'm not going to try to put something on the floor that won't succeed. i want something that will succeed. i think the worst of all would be to bring something to th
CNN
Mar 21, 2013 4:00pm PDT
. joe biden versus harry reid. democrat versus democrat. "outfront" tonight, north korea says it can hit american bases in japan and guam right now with its missiles. would kim jon-un do it? let's go "outfront." good evening, everyone. i'm erin burnett. "outfront" tonight we have breaking news with major developments in the search for the gunman who killed colorado's prison chief. at this hour investigators from colorado are headed to wise county, texas. it's about 45 miles from ft. worth. they're going there to see whether a man who led police today on a high speed car chase is the same person who killed tom clemens on tuesday night. the chase ended with the suspect crashed into a semi, left his car and opened fire on police, injuring a deputy. we have a reporter in wise county, texas, to night. ed, why do police think this suspect might be related to tom clemens' horrific murder? >> reporter: well, the car that the suspect in this particular case was driving was a black boxy cadillac. what's interesting is this car had two different colorado license plates as well. so obviously that ra
CNN
Mar 15, 2013 6:00am PDT
well, you know the rest. basically what he does, pictures come up and vice president joe biden kind of describes what's happening in the picture. that's what this is all about. so the question, what do you want to know most about being biden, john? >> i want to know how much overlap there is between the onion caricature of joe biden and the real joe biden and whether he's running for president in '16. but this is actually a perfect fit for joe biden. he's become this cult figure. it's fascinating. >> ron. >> i'm with john on this one. to be a fly on the wall to see what the vice president of the united states is up to. the gift that keeps on giving. the fact that he's one heartbeat away from the presidency, i want to see what he's doing. >> for completely different reasons. >> exactly. >> very different reasons. >> john avlon, ron crhristie, thank you for playing. >> always a pleasure. >> we're back in a minute. ♪ ♪ ♪ we're lucky, it's not every day you find a companion as loyal as a subaru. love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. that's not much, you think. except it's 2% e
CNN
Mar 17, 2013 3:00am PDT
michael moore understands elegance or joe biden understands anything. >> ouch. >> to wrap things up on the three-day conference, the people chose their new flag bearer with a straw poll. >> coming in at 25%, senator rand paul. but, right behind him, right at his heels, literally tied, virtually tied, florida senator marco rubio. >> by the way, here are the full results there. rand and rubio up on top and rick santorum, although far behind, was in third place. >>> along, the identities of some of the biggest names in hollywood and politics stolen. never going to guess what was revealed. >>> also, what are you drinking this st. patrick's day? we'll show you how to pour the perfect pint. what's droid-smart ? with google now, it automatically knows when you need to leave for the airport, how much traffic there is, and has your boarding pass ready. the droid razr maxx hd by motorola. droid-smart. droid-powerful. oh, hi thehey!ill. are you in town for another meeting? yup, i brought my a-team. business trips add up to family time. this is my family. this is joe. hi joe! hi there! earn a t
CNN
Mar 19, 2013 11:00pm PDT
from around the world. among them, vice president joe biden, queen of belgium and prince albert of monaco and zimbabwe's controversial dictator. thousands more filled the square in argentina watching the pope pray for the protection of the less fortunate. >> translator: i would like to ask, please to all those who have roles of responsibility, the economic, political and social environment, all men and woman of goodwill, we are all protectors of creation. >> reporter: he spent an hour and a half greeting dignitaries and then retreat treated to the vatican and took to the most modern mode of communication to address the rest of us. he tweeted. true power is service. the pope must serve all people, especially the poor, the weak, the vulnerable. what a celebration. >>> still to come, washington state picked a pot czar. the weed warden comes out front because where else would you go as the weed warden? >>> explosives and other weapons next to a body in the dorm room and that video of that discovery, we have it for you and the verdict in the case of a woman charged with murdering her ow
CNN
Mar 17, 2013 10:00am PDT
the world's 1.2 billion catholics will take place tuesday. vice president joe biden is leading the u.s. delegation to the ceremony. >>> president obama's preparing to head to the middle east. he will make his first trip to israel since taking office on tuesday. the president will also visit the west bank and jordan. the white house says the purpose of the trip is to express u.s. support for israel's security and jump start israeli/palestinian peace talks. >>> hazardous conditions from two fires forced a temporary shut down of i-95 in florida in both directions. the interstate was closed between state roads 44 and 46. it is now open to traffic, again. >>> thank you for watching "state of the union." head to cnn.com/sotu for web extras. including our latest installment of "getting to know" with dr. ben carson. >>> beginning tomorrow jake tapper will have the full story on his new week day show "the lead" begins tomorrow at 4:00 p.m. if you missed eed any part of today's show, join us on itunes. i'm candy really in washington. we'll start on the korean peninsula where the korean war h
CNN
Mar 17, 2013 12:00pm PDT
predicted then it would turn a spotlight on paul ryan's budget proposals and we were right. joe biden and president obama wasted no time using it to bludgeon the gop nominees. >> romney said, quote, it was marvelous, and that had he been president if it passed, he would sign it. now, that same budget, the ryan budget, the "new york times" in the past called him, i quote, the most extreme budget plan by a house of congress in modern times. >> i want to bring in republican senator johnny isaacson of georgia, not only a senator, but a former businessman and a member of the senate finance committee, good friend to the show. senator, good to see you again. thank you for being with us. >> great to be here. >> paul ryan's budget is similar to the one he proposed last year you just heard joe biden criticizing. and by the way to the one that came up the year before. every time paul ryan releases a budget democrats call it a voucher program that will saddle seniors with extra costs. under paul ryan's plans, americans who turn 65 in 2024 or later would choose between private health insurance plans o
CNN
Mar 19, 2013 4:00am PDT
him. we are expecting to see the lead of the u.s. delegation, the vice president joe biden, a catholic, and his first catholic to serve as vice president we're expecting to see him in just a moment, have his opportunity to, to greet the, the pope. >> vice president joe biden, the great american political improviser and pope francis known as an improviser himself. >> i hope we're really rolling on that. you never know what's going to happen. i know he's traveling with nancy pelosi as part of his delegation, as well, and the president of georgetown university. must be a remarkable opportunity to have a chance to be not just part of history but to, to have a moment with the pope, especially a pope who seems like he's spending so much time with each honored guess and not only the honored guests, you see the time he's spending with the random people in the crowd, kissing the babies. >> let's point out the jesuits, too, because he said the president of georgetown university, a jesuit university, the general of the jesuit community was there at the mass this morning. so this is a rea
CNN
Mar 15, 2013 1:00pm PDT
president obama behind closed doors? i'll ask him live this hour. what do hillary clinton and joe biden have to do with the golden girls? we welcome our viewers in the united states and around the world. i'm wolf blitzer. you're in "the situation room." >>> we begin with these live pictures from a small airport, executive airport in fort lauderdale, florida. we are now told that a piper pa-31, a small plane, shortly after taking off from that airport crashed into a warehouse and you see the vehicles that have been destroyed in the process. we don't know injuries. we don't know the extent of injuries or, worse, god forbid, what happened but you can see the residue left over from firefighters, rescue workers who came to the scene to deal with the fire there. once again, this is the fort lauderdale executive airport, large columns of smoke were visible for several miles just a little while ago. but firefighters on the scene doused those flames and now they're dealing with arrests. we'll update you and bring you more information as it becomes available. once again, these are live pictures coming
CNN
Mar 18, 2013 6:00am PDT
vips, u.s. vice president joe biden will be here, other people on the list of guests. not the so popular, the president of zimbabwe will be here. angela merkel, the chancellor of germany. so lots of vips, lots of ordinary people expected here tomorrow. >> and you will be right in the middle of it all i'm sure. ben wedeman rome. >>> coming up next, republicans getting ready to rumble. at least it seems that way for sarah palin and karl rove. but who will come out on top in a head to head match-up? our political buzz panel weighs in. with so much competition, finding the right job is never easy. but with the nation's largest alumni network, including those in key hiring positions, university of phoenix can help connect you to a world of opportunity. omnipotent of opportunity. you know how to mix business... with business. and you...rent from national. because only national lets you choose any car in the aisle. and go. you can even take a full-size or above. and still pay the mid-size price. i could get used to this. [ male announcer ] yes, you could business pro. yes, you could. go
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Mar 15, 2013 2:00am PDT
appears to be channeling joe biden in talking about what he'd really like to do there. >> sometimes i have this fantasy that i can put on a disguise and wear a fake mustache and i could wander through tel aviv and go to a bar and, you know, have a conversation, or go down to, you know, a university and meet with the students in a setting where it wasn't as formal. >> check out -- >> that would be quite -- >> is that the president with a mustache and a cigar. >> for other top trends head to cnn.com/trends. >> more trouble for carnival cruise line equals more toilet humor for the late night comics. that's right. >> they're not quite done with the pope yet, either, too. our late night laughs. >> it happened yet again another carnival cruise ship broke down with no power and overflowing toilets. yeah, this ship is called the carnival "dream." that's the name of this one. the last one was the "triumph." carnival needs to come up with some more realistic names for these ships like the misery or the defeat. and how about the oh, my god, what's that smell? that's a good name. >> the new pope,
CNN
Mar 21, 2013 6:00am PDT
being with us. we begin this morning with the battle over reforming our gun laws. vice president joe biden is speaking out and refusing to back down from a proposed assault weapons ban. the vice president spoke to npr about the need to limit large capacity magazines too. >> in newtown, those 20 beautiful babies and six serious people trying to help them, administrators and teachers, all dead, today. the police responded in 2 1/2 minutes. 2 1/2 minutes. this guy had 30-round clips in it. if that had been only ten rounds, who knows whether one or two or five or seven of those people would be alive today. >> or he could have just reloaded and loaded another magazine. >> that's not true. that's not true. because he reloaded with 30-round clips and that's as far as he got. just do the math. >> the vice president continues his message today. he and new york mayor, michael bloomberg, will speak next hour. they'll be joined by families from newtown, connecticut. cnn national correspondent susan candiotti is outside the event in new york. good morning, susan. >> reporter: good morning, carol.
CNN
Mar 16, 2013 7:00am PDT
and joe biden would be just like the golden girls. can't we just get along? >>> for much more news from inside and outside the beltway, we want to remind you that cnn chief washington correspondent jake tapper has a new show, the lead with jake tapper. >>> and coming up next, the story and the little boy behind this viral video. this little guy is just 4 years old and he certainly is inspiring. everyone with his remarkable spirit. gavin stevens and his parents joining me next. ♪ i don't wanna be right [ record scratch ] what?! it's not bad for you. it just tastes that way. [ female announcer ] honey nut cheerios cereal -- heart-healthy, whole grain oats. you can't go wrong loving it. like a squirrel stashes nuts, you may be muddling through allergies. try zyrtec® liquid gels. nothing starts working faster than zyrtec® at relieving your allergy symptoms for 24 hours. zyrtec®. love the air. how did i know? well, i didn't really. see, i figured low testosterone would decrease my sex drive... but when i started losing energy and became moody... that's when i had an honest conversa
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Mar 14, 2013 2:00am PDT
to many, he's known simply, father jorge. jim bitterman, cnn, rome. >>> vice president joe biden, the first roman catholic vice president, will lead the u.s. delegation to pope francis' formal installation next week. president obama said the e selection of the first latin american pope spoke to the region that is increasingly shape our world. the news seemed to energize american catholics. >> i ran to work. i had to come to the church. i work a couple of blocks down. i have to come to the church and thank god that we have this pope. we are not alone. >> it's exciting for the catholic church, to have a south american cardinal named pope. that's good. that's good for anyone. >> he's a man of the people. raised poor. rode buses. they made a wise choice. >> everybody seemed to have a positive opinion. house speaker john boehner who is catholic, called the selection of a non-european pope, a big step in the right direction for the church. >> we've been talking about this all morning. something you said was striking. >> i was riveted and glued. >> and you were struck by his smile. >> he loo
CNN
Mar 19, 2013 1:00am PDT
. >> we're talking about the guest list here ranging from everyone from vice president joe biden to bartholomew i, also some of the controversial guests including robin mugabi. >> yeah, that's right. this is a crowd in which dictators and democrats will rub shoulders. the vatican's line on this was y'all come. anybody who wants to be here is welcome. with regard to patriarch bartholomew, we should say when pope benedict celebrated a mass marking the anniversary of the second vatican in the fall, both pay the try a bartholomew and the bishop of canter berry were with him. interestingly, the new archbishop of canterberry is going to be inaugurated on thursday, two days hence. it's the first times that the leaders of two such historically christian confessions have sort of taken office at roughly the same time. certainly this drive to sort of put-back together the divided christian family is so important to john paul ii and benedict xvi. that will be a hallmark of the papacy. >> all wounds around the world are healed though, the patriarch of the russian orthodox church is not coming. h
CNN
Mar 19, 2013 6:00am PDT
attended the ceremony, including vice president joe biden. >>> tomorrow's the first day of spring, but you wouldn't know it by the looks of things in the northeast. 14 inches of snow in the forecast for parts of new england, prompting school closures from massachusetts to maine. and check out this incredible ireport video from pearl, mississippi. yeah, those are golf ball-sized hail, covering the ground there yesterday, denting this guy's car and shattering his windshield. >>> now let's head to new orleans and the case of the missing schoolteacher. near three weeks after carolyn monett walked out of a bar and vanished, the mystery deepens. police tell cnn they've scoured nearby surveillance cameras and even take a look at the traffic lights. cnn's nick valencia is in new orleans. did they manage to find any clue, though? >> not yet, carol. good morning. we're at bayou st. john, and this is where investigators will resume their search this morning. right now divers are getting their equipment ready. but i want to share with you a new development and cnn learned yesterday. for the first
CNN
Mar 17, 2013 7:00am PDT
leader of the world's 1.2 billion catholics will take place tuesday. vice president joe biden is leading the u.s. delegation to the ceremony. >>> president obama is preparing to head to the middle east. he'll make his first trip to israel since taking office on tuesday. the president will also visit the west bank and jordan. the white house says the purpose of the trip is to express u.s. support for israel security and jump start israeli/palestinian peace talks. >>> you're looking now at live pictures of the courthouse in ohio where two steubenville, ohio, high school players are on trial for rape and will soon learn their fate. a judge is expected to hand down his vurnerdict in the next hour. trent mays and malik richmond. cnn will have coverage of the verdict. >>> thank you so much for watching "state of the union." head to cnn.com/sotu for web extras, including our very popular online segment called getting to know. this week you can get to know more about dr. ben carson. if you missed any part of today's show, find us on itunes. just search state of the union. i'm candy crowl
CNN
Mar 21, 2013 8:00am PDT
. he's introducing the vice president of the united states, joe biden. they're getting ready to speak with representatives and family members from newtown, connecticut, on the sensitive issue of guns in america. let's listen in right now to the mayor. >> -- how hard it is for you to be with us today. i appreciate your courage and i think you bear testimony to the fact that this country has to do something. you're not here just for your loved ones. you're here for not only those who were killed, but those who were killed across this country. we have to pull together here and stop this carnage. there is a jewish proverb that tells that remembrance is the secret of redemption. and the listen is if we ignore the horrors of the past, we are doomed to repeat them. but if we remember them and we learn from them, we can redeem ourselves from their grip. and that's why all of us are here today. because we believe that we have a responsibility to help free our country from the gun violence that takes lives and breaks hearts every single day, all year round. what happened at sandy hook elementar
CNN
Mar 18, 2013 9:00am PDT
. >> and vice president joe biden is leading the delegation for the united states. he's joining a long list of leaders and dignitaries who will witness the official installation of the former cardinal from argentina. francis is the first latin american to head the catholic church. >>> inmates back in custody but not until they had broken out of jail in quebec in rather unusual fashion. >> one witness describes it kind of as a james bond moment. you have these inmates hoisted onto a hijacked helicopter, flew away and then this is all happening in broad daylight. >> amazing scene. paula newton is in ottawa. it does sound like something out of a movie. this has happened before, but never where you are. how did they pull it off? >> as you say the middle of broad daylight, two accomplices, allegedly told a helicopter pilot they wanted to go for a sightseeing tour over the mountains, fine, they went up in the helicopter. the pilot says within a few minutes he had a gun to his head and he was told, look, you land in this prison yard. and they did. two tables went down. the prisoners hung onto
CNN
Mar 14, 2013 8:00am PDT
that state has asked joe biden to look to make her state an example for the whole country in this go get the guns right out of their houses. and here's the question, why is it not easier for officials to actually go and get those guns? they have to go through all sorts of hoops like knocking on the door, talking real nice. they can't just get a warrant and say give me your gun, you're not fit. >> yeah. because the way the statute is designed in california, they didn't provide for that, ashleigh. you have to go in and get access. and if the person doesn't let you into their home, these agents don't have a way to get in because they don't have warrants. which doesn't make sense to me. so you're having to rely on someone cooperating with you, opening the door and consenting to searching or voluntarily giving these weapons over. you have to wonder really how effective this is in terms of gett
CNN
Mar 20, 2013 1:00pm PDT
, president obama was in the air. vice president joe biden was in the air on his way back from rome. you were the highest ranking american official on american soil for i think roughly 20 minutes, half an hour. you were essentially the president. >> no, i wasn't. i was the speaker of the house and that's why i say prayers for president obama and vice president biden every day. >> you don't want to be president. >> i don't want to be president. it's not anything i've ever thought about. >> is there anything you did during those 20 minutes? did you, you know, make it mandatory that everybody listen to polka or, i mean -- >> no, no, nothing. >> nothing? >> just kept my eyes focused on my job. >> free cigarettes? nothing at all? nothing. >> for happy hour? nothing going on? >> no. >> okay. thank you so much, mr. speaker. >> nice to see you. >> i appreciate you taking the time. we also asked speaker boehner about how he as a father felt about what happened at sandy hook. we'll have more from our interview with speaker boehner later in the show. >>> the last time the miami heat lost, hillary clinto
CNN
Mar 17, 2013 5:00am PDT
vatican. we know vice president joe biden will attend, he's the first roman catholic to serve as vice president by the way. then we also have the ten-year anniversary of the u.s. invasion of iraq, 4,802 u.s. and coalition men and women lost their lives in that. on wednesday, president obama is off to the middle east, this is his first visit to israel as president and he'll also travel to the west bank and jordan we know as well. moving into thursday we're going back to some sports stuff here, arnold palmer invitational begins in florida, all eyes on tiger woods going for his eighth win there, and on friday, the blackberry v10 starts shipping out, the company's first smartphone since completely overhauling their operations system there. let me ask you, since we're talking about what's coming up this week, you never know what's coming up in politics, so disgraced politicians, are they like celebrities, once famous, they're famous forever? comedi comedian dean agudala tells how politicians thrive getting book deals and tv shows and more. yo, use neosporin to help you heal. it kills germs
CNN
Mar 13, 2013 1:00pm PDT
, the vice president joe biden himself a catholic will represent the united states in the coming days. he'll be going over to rome for this historic moment. i think that is pretty significant. don't you? >> it is very significant. many heads of state have been letting us know their desire to come. the holy see never invites people to come to this but they inform governments we have a new leader and i think many people will be coming and i'm sure many people from latin america, south america will be coming as well. >> would it have been more appropriate if you say heads of state, heads of government are coming for the president himself to come to rome? >> it is not up to me to comment on anything like that. we're just grateful people are coming and those who are coming know who they are coming to see. >> walk us through the process between now and then. it is going to be a fast moving, pretty choreographed, scripted by tradition isn't it? >> you're right there are certain things scripted by tradition but i think we also have a pope who showed us tonight that that tradition is not neces
CNN
Mar 21, 2013 2:00pm PDT
south korea along the demilitarized zone. >>> vice president joe biden has a simple message for the doubters and critics of his push for new gun restrictions. think about newtown. today the vice president joined parents of some of the newtown school shooting victims, hoping to send a powerful message. cnn's justice correspondent joe johns joining us for that. >> the vice president and other supporters of gun control knew from the start that the odds were against them on banning certain semiautomatic rifles. they don't have the votes to pass it. but today they were calling on congress to think about newtown before deciding politically that the issue is too hard. with a ban on so-called assault weapons, all but dead in the senate according to top democrat harry reid, the vice president said he's not giving up. >> i'm not going to rest nor is the president until we do all of these things, all of these things. >> he told the family of a teacher killed protecting children in the newtown, connecticut, school shooting, that the country needs some political backbone. >> you know, it's time
CNN
Mar 21, 2013 4:00am PDT
offering up to $5 million for each man's arrest. >>> less than four hours from now, vice president joe biden will be joining mayor michael bloomberg and families of the newtown massacre in new york. biden spoke about limiting the number of rounds in magazines to ten bullets. >> you can't get the deer in three shots, you shouldn't be hunting. you're an embarrassment. putting ten rounds, limiting it to ten rounds makes a difference. makes a difference in terms of how many shots you can get off before someone can intervene. >> meantime, new york governor andrew cuomo tells this morning's "new york times" he is in favor of changing his tough new gun law to allow ten magazines instead of seven because seven magazines are not widely available. gun owners will still only be allowed to load seven bullets at a time. that law is set to take effect april 16th. >>> you know, the heat is on. miami heat has now won 24 straight games. lebron james and company staged an incredible comeback last night, erasing a 27-point third quarter deficit to beat lebron's old team, cleveland cavaliers, 98-95. james
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Mar 21, 2013 2:00am PDT
million for each man's arrest. >>> vice president joe biden teaming up with mayor michael bloomberg of new york city and families affected by the newtown school massacre to take on gun violence. at a conference in new york city hall they'll be calling for passage of neufeld gun laws that so far are struggling to find support in congress. limiting the number of rounds in magazines to ten bullets. >> you can't get the deer in three shots, you shouldn't be hunting. you're an embarrassment. putting ten rounds, limiting it to ten rounds makes a difference. makes a difference in terms of how many shots you can get off before someone can intervene. >> meantime, new york governor andrew cuomo tells "new york times" that he is in favor of changing the tough new gun law to allow ten rounds of magazines instead of seven because seven-round magazines currently are not manufactured. that law is set to take effect april 15th. >>> we may narrowly avoid a government shutdown with a few days to spare even. the house is expected to vote on a short-term budget measure today that would keep the governm
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Mar 18, 2013 2:00pm PDT
over the falkland islands. >> joe biden is representing the united states as the pope's installation and is squeezing in diplomacy, meeting today with the italian prime minister. >> the pope himself is delighting crowds in a rare move for the pontiff who spontaneously left vatican yesterday to greet well wishers outside. that was a nervous moment for his security personnel. >> very nervous. that scares whatever the security detail is to this impromptu walk about is telling us a lot, though, about the new pope's style. it also does underscore the dilemma for his security guards, how do you protect a pope who wanders into crowds? >> we spoke to two people who have been intimatically involved in security for the pope and say it's hard to balance the need for security with the pope's need to embrace his followers and say after sunday's incident, adjustments will have to be made. a new pope with a spontaneous streak steps outside the vatican's cordon to greet the crowd. he's swarmed with affection, but still swarmed. london daily telegraph reporter john bingham shook his hand
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Mar 19, 2013 2:00am PDT
follow this, and when vice president joe biden is present there, we're going to go back to that. in the meantime -- >> you never know what might happen when the vice president meets the pope. >> you never know. we'll definitely go back for that. >> this is great improvising. >> very good point, raymond. in the meantime we're minding your business this morning. another tough morning on wall street. stock futures indicated slightly lower opens. cyprus is scheduled to vote on the proposed bailout today. >> and it will come to retirement many americans are in a bit of a crisis situation. people are not saving enough and that's really putting it mildly and that is an issue christine romans talks about constantly. >> a huge new report highlighting how severe this is when you look at how much people are putting away for retirement it simply is not enough. it's almost a crisis, quite frankly. you've got 28% of people, have less than $25,000 in savings. that is not enough. about 12% of people, by the way, have more than $250,000 saved. that's where you want to be. but it's only about one in eigh
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Mar 21, 2013 11:00am PDT
raw emotion today as vice president joe biden, new york mayor michael bloomberg, and the families of the newtown massacre pushed for tighter gun control. >> my son jesse's life was taken by a cowardly deranged person with an assault weapon. no child deserves to be murdered or brutally slaughtered the way these children were. and quite honestly, i'm really ashamed to see the congress doesn't have the guts to stand up and make a change and put a ban on these type of weapons and universal background checks. >> in the immediate aftermath of the shooting, there was a sense of what happened in our town might be a tipping point, and that real meaningful progress in the area of gun safety might result. and we know that a lot of good people are working very hard to try to make this happen, and we thank them for that. we'd ask everyone who has power to influence legislation in this area and, of course, those whose job it is to vote on the legislation to ask themselves if they are doing enough to bring about real and meaningful change, and if they are not, to ask themselves, why not? >> well, t
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Mar 18, 2013 2:00am PDT
president joe biden is in italy leading a u.s. delegation of the pope's inauguration mass tomorrow. he has work on his agenda later today, meeting with italy's president and prime minister. pope francis giving his first noon blessing yesterday with an estimated 200,000 worshippers looking on. >>> people in droves sunday to honor ireland's patron saint, st. patrick. in dublin, ireland, a quarter of a million people line the streets for this parade. more than a million showed up for celebrations in boston. who knew st. paddy's days with a hit in shanghai. look at this. with irish songs and dances and, of course, green chinese brag dragons. >> my boys made leprechaun traps. they wanted to catch a leprecha leprechaun. they put them out saturday night to see if they caught anything. >> they did not catch anything. >> the leprechauns some chain and candy for the boys. so coming up, a big market selloff in the dow pointing down this morning. >> bad, bad, bad. >> and the teeny tiny country that may be responsible for it all. this is a really big storiment we'll tell you all about it. a.-d
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